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Microsoft to Acquire LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion | CEO Jeff Weiner Explains the Reason Behind the Big Power Move

The world of tech was rocked today when LinkedIn CEO, Jeff Weiner announced that they had brokered a $26.2 billion deal with Microsoft. Microsoft would be acquiring professional social platform LinkedIn for $196 per share. Employees of LinkedIn received the news via email which Jeff Weiner eventually pushed out as a statement to the public. He

Microsoft offers $1 billion cloud subscription and Office 365 to NGOs and CSGs

Microsoft is well known for philanthropy and now, Non-Governmental Organizations and civil society groups are beneficiaries of their goodwill. Microsoft is offering them 1 billion dollar Cloud subscriptions and Office 365. The  Managing Director of Microsoft Nigeria,  Kabelo Makwane, who was represented by Opeyemi Olaniran, premier field engineer manager, at Microsoft gave this news at

Microsoft Windows 10: No Longer Free After July 29th

Since its release, Microsoft Windows 10 has been given out free to anyone who wished to upgrade. For those who haven’t upgraded and would wish to, time is running out. According to Yusuf Mehdi, Corporate Vice President of Microsoft’s Windows and Device Group: “The free upgrade offer to Windows 10 was a first for Microsoft,

Microsoft expands Cloud solutions to help small business move to the cloud

Microsoft has expanded its range of services that its Cloud Solutions Providers (CSP) partners can offer to small-and-medium business customers. The company made this announcement at the just concluded Worldwide Partner Conference. This expanded service will give customers access to a wider range of cloud-based tools bundled into one simple bill from a single vendor,

Microsoft Announces Windows 10 Release Date: Free Upgrade Coming This Summer

Microsoft Corp. announced Tuesday evening that it would officially release Windows 10 at an undisclosed date “this summer.” It has previously announced that Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8 users for the first year following its release. “We continue to make great development progress and shared today that Windows 10

Windows 10: release date, price, news and features | Operating Systems News | TechRadar

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